Equity & Gender

“Vegetables: From Seed to Table and Beyond” - 31st International Vegetable Training Course

AVRDC - The World Vegetable Center

AVRDC - The World Vegetable Center's 31st International Vegetable Training Course aims to enhance technical, scientific and managerial skills of the participants to contribute to sustainable development of their countries through increased production and consumption of health-promoting vegetables.

PhD Course at SLU: Gender, Development and Environmental Governance

What role do gender equality and democracy have in processes of environmental governance and the attainment of sustainable development?

Alertnet - In Focus: Hungry World

A very nice interactive feature article on 'Solutions for a Hungry World'.

The Poverty of the Smallholder Ideal - NAI Forum

An article by Bernd E.T. Mueller, from The School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), London, published in the NAI Forum.

Conference Proceedings - Agricultural Research for Development: Scales & Diversity 2011

Global food security is under stress. With an increasing global population, continuing soil degradation, mounting effects of climate change and other factors, this stress is very likely to increase. To avoid this turning into a global food shortage of disastrous proportions we need to adapt global agriculture to these challenges with changes in policies, technologies and institutions.

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